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Descriptor English:   Ichthyosis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ictiosis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ictiose 
Synonyms English:   Ichthyoses
Tree Number:   C16.131.831.512
Definition English:   Any of several generalized skin disorders characterized by dryness, roughness, and scaliness, due to hypertrophy of the stratum corneum epidermis. Most are genetic, but some are acquired, developing in association with other systemic disease or genetic syndrome. 
Indexing Annotation English:   GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics; unspecified dryness of skin is indexed under SKIN DISEASES, not here
History Note English:   ERYTHRODERMA ICHTHYOSIFORME was see under ICHTHYOSIS 1963-78 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   7240 
Unique Identifier:   D007057 

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